Ireland/Britain 1998 day 5: Cashel


I traveled from Kilkenny to Clonmel to Cahir to Cahel on 24 January 1998. The highlight of the 2.5-hour bus ride was listening to Irish radio which began with cheesy Irish country songs about leprechauns invading from space. Thankfully, news reports frequently interrupted the music and I got to catch up the news from home…

links of the day for 24 January 2008


Faithful Progressive asks Can It Be That the Right Was Partly Correct About the Clintons? (1/23/08). Let’s hear it for Tom Gilbert Hero, armed with a shovel, cleans up bus stops in Somerville (Somerville Journal, 1/23/08) – it always annoys me how sidewalks go unshoveled without anyone responsible for them. Check out Bradley’s Almanac to…